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Something Extraordinary An Inspirational Journal Sparked by Cancer

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ISBN-10: 1484008510

ISBN-13: 9781484008515

Edition: N/A

Authors: Loni Kaplan

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Following her diagnosis of metastatic lung cancer, Loni Kaplan wrote a CaringBridge blog to keep family and friends across the country up-to-date. Kaplan's book is a compilation of these online journal entries. Through her journal, she shares her story from the moment of diagnosis with metastatic lung cancer, through treatment, and return to "a new normal." During her illness, Kaplan was gifted with perceptive insights about life, which she shares with unwavering honesty and a consistently positive attitude. She shares not only her cancer journey, but also tales of homeschooling her four profoundly gifted children, and going through a separation, all while battling cancer. Kaplan is…    
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Book details

List price: $9.80
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication date: 5/13/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.00" long x 0.58" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Loni Kaplan lives in New Port Richey, Florida with her four sons. A homeschool mom believing in her children's natural desire to learn, Kaplan unschooled and followed each child's passions. Hoping to share her philosophy with others, she taught her unique self-developed high-school level social-studies classes at local co-ops. In 2010, after an unexplained bout of vertigo, she was diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer. Through four months of treatment and with support from friends and family, she continued to homeschool, trying to maintain as much normalcy as possible. Kaplan's children went to school a year after her illness began, but her family will always be homeschoolers at heart.…